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    Sankai yochi zenzu. Scale ca. 1:27,000,000 at the equator. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows continents and oceans of the world at about 1600. Based on Matteo Ricci's World map which was published in China in 1602. Includes text. At head of text: Chikyū bankoku sankai yochi zenzu setsu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui - Ricci, Matteo
    • Date: 1785
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    [Nihon yochi rotei zenzu. Scale 1:1,296,000. Woodblock print. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. LC copy annotated in black ink. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui
    • Date: 1779
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    Chōsen hachidō no zu : 5-mai no uchi, betsuni setsuari. Shows South and North Korea as a whole. Possibly copied from original manuscript map: Chōsen hachidō no zu by Hayashi Shihei; published by Suharaya, Ichibē Edo, 1785. Panel title. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Baian zōsho no in " seal at the top right corner. Gift; G. Blair McCune; Shannon Wagner; Antoinette Bement; ...
    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu
    Bankoku shōka no zu.
    Shows the world, based on knowledge from numerous famous Chinese and Japanese classics and Buddhism. Depths shown pictorially. Wood block print. Map and author, Hōtan, listed in Imago Mundi's Review of early cartography, v. 10, 1954. "... prototype of Buddhist world maps." Bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 94-37
    • Contributor: Sōshun
    • Date: 1710
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    Sangoku tsūran yochi rotei zenzu Shows Japan, Korea, coast of China, and Ryūkyū Islands. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from title piece mounted on cover. Worm holes in the map. Coordinates in Japanese on map of Sangoku tsūron zusetsu. "Chōsen, Ryūkyū narabini Karafuto ... " Kotenseki, v. 1, p. 391 (under Sangoku tsūron zusetsu, author, Hayashi Shihei, [suppl.] chizu, completed Tenmei 5 [1785]; Sangoku tsūran yochi rotei zenzu). Available also ...
    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    Tōkaidō bunkenzu : 1-bu o motte 1-chō ni ateru.
    東海道分間絵図 | Tōkaidō bunken emaki
    Shows road between Edo (Tokyo) to Kyoto. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. Title from title piece mounted on scroll. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Orientation varies. Worm holes in the map. Stamped on: Kantōkaku [?]; possibly owned by Matsudaira Yorihiro, 1703-1763. Not listed in Kokusho sōmokuroku and Kotenseki sōgō mokuroku; Kokusho sōmokuroku v. 6, p. 14 (Tōkaidō bunken ezu, 5-jō; variants: Tōkaidō kōmoku bunken no zu, ...
    • Date: 17??

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    Chikyū zenzu. Relief shown pictorially. Hand drawn copy of first map on copperplate in Japan. The paper has been authenticated by the Metropolitan Museum as 18th century Japanese paper. Originally published Tōto Shibamon, [Japan] : K. Shiba, 1792. Includes 8 ancillary maps, note, and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 31-82 Vault
    • Contributor: Shiba, Kōkan
    • Date: 1792
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    Numazuhon-machi, Higashimakado-mura, tou-son ohayashi ōzakai ezu.
    沼津本町間門当村御林大境繪圖。
    Scale not given. Manuscript; watercolor and ink. Relief shown pictorially. Lower left corner: Nanushi Jōzaemon, Kumigashira Yūemon, Chōemon. Stamped on: Sasno Bunko. Shows corporate ownership of agriculture and forest property around Numazu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1786
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    [Settsu Ōsaka zukan kōmoku taisei. Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:5,000. Wood block print. Oriented with north to the left. Japanese. Pictorial map. Includes listing of daimyō residing in Osaka, distance chart, and list of points of interest. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Nomura, Chōb
    • Date: 1700
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    [Edo zukan kōmoku. Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:8,000. Wood block print, hand colored. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. Cadastral map showing landowners. Shows Edo during the Genroku period (1688-1703). Includes text, inset of Kameido district, and list of daimyō and landlords. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Ishikawa, Toshiyuki
    • Date: 1703
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    Shimotsuke kyūgun. Catalog Record Only Scale not given. Wood block print. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Stamped on: Ichimura Masaji tosho. Includes descriptive list of counties in Shimotsuke. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1700
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    Shūchin miyako saiken no zu. Catalog Record Only Shows temples, mansions, and roads in Kyoto. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. Orientation varies. "Heianjō no ki" "Dairi no ki" and "Miyako rinsen meisho no ki": was probably handwritten by Katayama Gyokusendō, and added at the end of v. 1 of "Shūchin miyako saiken no zu". Cf. Postscript by the author, Katayama Gyokusendō, with his written seal. One double leaves, folded accordion style (orihon). ...
    • Contributor: Katayama, Gyokusend
    • Date: 1779
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    Chūko keishi naigai chizu : Hakushū [i.e. Kōshū] shoyo senbu. Catalog Record Only Shows temples, shrines, palaces, mansions, etc. in Kyoto. Japanese. Pen-and-ink and watercolor, probably by Mori Kinsai. Sesshū Higashinari-gōri Shitennōji, Osaka, Mori Kinsai Kōan. Copy has "Keiin Geisō"[?] stamped. Includes text. Acquisitions control no. 96-11b
    • Contributor: Mori, Kinsai
    • Date: 1750
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    [Edo zu] Ransen Kitai Senryō zu. Catalog Record Only Scale 1:18,000. Wood block print. Title supplied. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map showing landowners. Designed to be colored. LC copy not colored. Inset: Honjo Oyokogawa yori higashi. Vault AACR2: 650; 700
    • Contributor: Kiati, Senry
    • Date: 1746
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    Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu / Catalog Record Only Shows the world, based on knowledge from numerous famous Chinese and Japanese classics and Buddhism. Relief shown pictorially. Wood block print. Map and author, Hōtan, listed in Imago Mundi's Review of early cartography, v. 10, 1954. "... prototype of Buddhist world maps." "Oriental coll. misc. #11"--On the box. Includes text. Bibliography.
    • Contributor: Sōshun
    • Date: 1710
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    [Kōfu ezu]. Catalog Record Only Cadastral map showing land ownership in Kōfu, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title supplied by cataloger. On verso of the map: Mounted label "Isseido Tōkyō Kanda".
    • Date: 1724
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    [Nihon yochi rotei zenzu. Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Wood block print. Oriented with north toward upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. Includes text. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui
    • Date: 1775
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    Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu Naniwashi seizu narabini sen. Catalog Record Only Not drawn to scale. Cover title: Bankoku shōka no zu. Wood block print. Relief shown pictorially. Shows the world as known prior to 1700 based on Buddhist literature from India and China. Bibliography. Includes text. LC copy imperfect: Has worm holes. LC copy annotated: Place names marked with hand-colored red circles and squares. AACR2
    • Contributor: Sōshun
    • Date: 1710
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    Tamba no Kuni ōezu / Catalog Record Only Scale not given. Cover title. Wood block print. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Stamped on: Majima bunko. Includes distance chart and list of local products. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Yano, Sadatoshi
    • Date: 1799
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    Taisei yochi zusetsu. Saiundō Shujin [pseud.] cho. Catalog Record Only Romanized.
    • Contributor: Kuchiki, Ryūky
    • Date: 1789
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    Ryūkyū sanshō narabini sanjūrokutō no zu /
    Ryūkyū sanshō narabini 36-tō no zu Catalog Record Only
    Shows Ryukyu Islands and 36 surrounding islands. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Worm holes in the map. Stamped on verso: July 23 1934. Kotenseki, v. 1, p. 391 (under Sangoku tsūran zusetsu, author, Hayashi Shihei, [suppl.] chizu, completed Tenmei 5 [1785]; Ryūkyū sanshō narabini sanjūrokutō no zu). Transferred from Asian Division; possibly a gift from Frederick Starr. One of 4 ms. maps of ...
    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    [Nihon yochi rotei zenzu. Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:2,850,000. Wood block print. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Label attached to map: B. Map by Sekisui (115 years ago). Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui
    • Date: 1791
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    Ezokoku zenzu /
    Ezokoku no zu Catalog Record Only
    Shows the isle of Yezo, Hokkaido. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Worm holes in the map. "Yezo-koku no zu" hand-written with brush on cover. Includes text. Kotenseki, v. 1, p. 391 (under Sangoku tsūran zusetsu, author, Hayashi Shihei, [suppl.] chizu, completed Tenmei 5 [1785]; Ezokoku zenzu). Transferred from Asian Division; possibly a gift from Frederick Starr. One of 4 ms. maps of Japan ...
    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    Yamashiro no Kuni oezu / Catalog Record Only Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by form lines. Yamashiro no Kuni located in south part of Kyōto-Fu. Wood block print. Calligraphy by Hyakuga. Oriented with north to the left. Includes lists of distances and local products and resources. Vault
    • Contributor: Shimokōbe, Shūsui
    • Date: 1778
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    Sankai yochi zenzu. Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:27,000,000 at the equator. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows continents and oceans of the world at about 1600. Based on Matteo Ricci's World map which was published in China in 1602. Includes text. At head of text: Chikyū bankoku sankai yochi zenzu setsu. Vault
    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui
    • Date: 1785